Changi Airports International (CAI) has announced the promotion of managing director, asset management Eugene Gan to the position of CEO from July 1.
Gan will succeed current chief Lim Liang Song, who will be moving on to pursue personal interests.
In his current role, Gan is responsible for the business and operating performance of the airports in CAI’s investment portfolio.
Since joining CAI in 2001, Gan has held various leadership positions in the investments and consultancy businesses. He also serves as director on the boards of airport companies in Brazil, China, India and Russia.
Kee Teck Koon, chairman of CAI, said: “Eugene has close to 20 years of experience in CAI. He is well acquainted with the global aviation industry, and has been deeply involved in charting the company’s strategic direction. We welcome Eugene to his new position as the CEO of CAI. We are confident that the company will continue to expand its footprint and create sustainable airport businesses around the world under his leadership.”